Program Overview

The University of West Florida offers a certification program known as TeacherReady. TeacherReady® is a 9-month online teacher certification program that should lead to a Florida Professional Teaching Certificate upon completion. TeacherReady® is the University of West Florida’s alternative certification program and is approved by the Florida Department of Education (FLDOE) and accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). This program includes seven lessons, which focus on educational pedagogy and field experiences allowing for flexibility in scheduling, participation, and completion. TeacherReady® serves students worldwide creating teachers of excellence for tomorrow’s classrooms.

The seven lessons taught within the program are the following; Lesson 1: Classroom Management, Lesson 2: Effective Communication that Creates Classroom Transparency, Lesson 3: Knowing, Caring for, and Engaging Our Students, Lesson 4: Formative and Summative Assessment Strategies, Lesson 5: Planning for Students to Achieve, Lesson 6: Reading and Math Instruction Based on the Five ALWAYS Teaching Actions, and last Lesson 7: Culminating Field Experience.

In addition, this program aims to prepare students for potential licensure in Florida. Prospective out-of-state students who will be pursuing a license in their state should check with that state's licensing agency before enrolling.

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Certificate

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

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    Accreditation & Licensing

    Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

    TeacherReady® is the University of West Florida’s alternative certification program and is approved by the Florida Department of Education (FLDOE) and accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

    Restrictions

    This program prepares students for potential licensure in Florida. Prospective out-of-state students who will be pursuing a license in their state should check with that state's licensing agency before enrolling.

    School Overview

    The University of West Florida, also known as UWF, is a public university located on a 1,600 acre campus in Pensacola, Florida, and was founded in 1967. UWF is Northwest Florida’s only regional comprehensive four year university, and is a research university that specializes in the humanities and engineering. UWF is a member of the State University System of Florida, and is the State University System’s third largest campus. The mission of UWF is "to give students access to top quality, relevant, affordable educational experiences, and to use teaching, research, public service and scholarship to transmit, discover and apply knowledge."

    UWF offers associate's, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees from the following academic units: 

    • College of Arts and Sciences
    • College of Professional Studies
    • College of Business

    UWF also has an online campus that offers undergraduate, graduate and certificate programs that are offered entirely online.

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